Welcome Mr. Dorman to Sam Houston MS!
Sam Houston welcomes Mr. Jeffrey Dorman as the new Principal. He previously was the Associate Principal at MacArthur High School.
“I am extremely excited about the opportunity to be a part of the Houston Middle School family,” says Dorman. “I look forward to building relationships with the students, parents and the community as we continue to pursue academic success for all students.”
Dorman, who is in his 20th year of education, served as a high school assistant principal in Garland ISD for seven years and a physical education teacher in Dallas ISD for 12 years.“Mr. Dorman is a disciplined and student-centered administrator,” says Associate Superintendent of Academic Services Adam Grinage, Ed.D. “His focus on student achievement through relationship building and goal setting will serve him well as the principal of Houston Middle School.”
In addition, Dorman served in United States Army for 10 years, before he was honorably discharged in 1992. In the military, he earned the Bronze Star Medal, five Certificates of Achievement, three Good Conduct Medals, the National Defense Service Medal, the Kuwait Liberation Medal and the Southwest Asia Service Medal. He earned a master’s degree in educational administration from Prairie View A&M University and a bachelor’s degree from Paul Quinn College. He also holds principal and secondary physical education certifications.
All students participating or wanting to participate in extracurricular activities need to read the letter above from Mr. Dorman concerning expectations of student behavior. Please click on link above to access letter.